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fold

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of fold

  1. a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially <ready to welcome their old Liberal friend back into the fold> Synonyms body, bunch, circle, clan, clique, community, coterie, coven, crowd, gang, galère, klatch (also klatsch), lot, network, pack, ring, setRelated Words charmed circle, elite, in-group; closed shop; club, college, fellowship, guild (also gild), league, organization, society; camp, faction, sect, side, tribe; mess, squad; brotherhood, fraternity, order, sisterhood, sodality, sorority; commune; alliance, bloc, coalition, confederation, congress, council, federation, unionNear Antonyms loner; individualist




fold

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of fold

  1. 1 to lay one part over or against another part of <fold the blanket so that it will fit inside the trunk> Synonyms double Related Words overlap, overlay, overlie; collapse, telescope; close, shut; plait, pleat Antonyms extend, open, spread, unfold, unroll

  2. 2 to be unsuccessful <the business folded after just two months> Synonyms bomb, collapse, crater, flame out, flop, flunk, fail, founder, miss, strike out, tank, wash outRelated Words flounder, struggle; decline, sink, skid, slip, slump, wane; crash, crumble, miscarry, misfire; go under; implode, self-destructNear Antonyms cook, flourish, prosper, thrive; prevail, triumph, winAntonyms click, come off, deliver, go, go over, pan out, succeed, work out




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